To be published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary Part 2 Section 3 Sub-Section(ii)

Government of India

Ministry of Commerce & Industry

Department of Commerce

Udyog Bhawan


Notification No. 31(RE-2010)/2009-14

New Delhi,   dated  10th  March,2011




Subject: Quantity restriction of 720 million Kg on export of cotton yarn during 2010-11.




S.O. (E)        In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) read with Para 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in Notification No. 14(RE-2010)/2009-14   dated 22.12.2010.


2.           The existing entries in the column “Nature of Restriction” against Sl. No. 161 B of Notification No. 14(RE-2010)/2009-14 dated 22.12.2010 is substituted as follows with immediate effect:


     “Export permitted under licence subject to a quantity limit of 720 million Kgs during the Fiscal Year 2010-11 (i.e. upto 31.03.2011) or as notified by DGFT from time to time.”


3.       The effect of this notification:-


The export of cotton yarn (Tariff Codes 5205, 5206 & 5207) was allowed under licence.  Now, issue of export licences for cotton yarn will be subject to a limit of 720 million Kgs during the fiscal year 2010-11 (i.e. upto 31.03.2011).  




 (Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade





 (Issued from File No.01/91/180/1843/AM11/Export Cell)